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Important Websites and Links

The California State University Website- CSU Information


The University of California Website - UC Information


California Colleges - Search engine for CA schools from UCs to Community Colleges


College Results - website for quickly comparing colleges on cost, graduation rates etc. 


The Common Application Website - Application for over 300 colleges and universities


The CollegeBoard - SAT sign-up


The ACT Website - ACT sign-up


FAFSA Website - Federal Financial Aid


Fastweb - Scholarship search engine


The California Community College Transfer Counselor Website - Transfer information


EDU, Inc. the Common Black College Apllication: Apply to ALL 33 Member Institutions for a one time fee of $35  (does not include Howard, Spelman, Tuskegee or Morehouse)


NCAA Website


Community College Financial Aid - Financial Aid for Community College

WElcome to the 2020/2021 school year!

We have a new College & Career Instagram site:  @jets_soaring_ccc!  Please follow us to get regular updates. Tell your friends; tell your parents!


·      Cash for College – Financial Aid Night - Wednesday, October 14th, 6-8 pm.  ALL Seniors and their parents/guardians should attend!

·      Application deadlines: UC campuses - November 30; CSU campuses - December 4.

Neither the ACT or SAT are required for the UC or CSU systems for fall 2021 applications.  Not taking it will not hurt your chances of acceptance.

2020 Encinal Zoom College Rep Visits


Mills College, 9/16, 10 am

St. John's University, 9/16, 11 am

Seton Hall University, 9/16, 1 pm

UC San Diego, 9/16, 2 pm

UC Santa Barbara, 9/23, 9 am

Brown University, 9/23, 10 am

Hawaii Pacific University, 9/30, 9:15 am

University of Arizona, 9/30, 10 am

University of Hawaii at Manoa, 9/30, 11 am

Scripps College, 9/30, 1 pm

Dominican University, 10/7, 10 am

St. Mary's College, 10/7, 11 am

University of Portland, 10/7, 1pm

SOKA University, 10/14, 11 am

Oberlin College, 10/14, 1 pm 

University of Colorado, Denver, 10/14, 2 pm

Willamette University, 10/21, 11 am

Chapman University, 10/21, 1 pm

University of New England, 10/21, 2 pm

Rutgers University-New Brunswick, 10/28, 1 pm

University of San Francisco, 11/4, 1 pm


College of Alameda

Are you interested in taking a class at one of the Peralta Colleges this year?

Alameda Peralta

Resources Available:

  • A Free Application for Financial Aid (FAFSA) Workshop - Every Tuesday from 12:00 -2:00 p.m. at the Cyber Cafe F Building, 2nd Floor 

College Readiness Resources

Lee Kaplan
510-748-4023 Ext. 23781


Chris Nye 
510-748-4023 Ext. 23781

Lee Kaplan works:

Mon 9:00am-3:30pm

Tues 9:00am-3:30pm

Wed 12:15pm-3:30pm


Chris Nye works:

Wed 9:00am-12:15pm

Thursday 9:00am-3:30pm

Friday 8:00am-2:30pm